Degree in Law at the University of Vienna, Austria
CRO OF UNICREDIT BANK AUSTRIA
He started his career as a restructuring manager for corporate loans at Creditanstalt (1994-1996), after having completed the Postgraduate Management Trainee Programme at Creditanstalt (1992-1994).
He then headed various credit departments at Bank Austria (1996-2004). He worked in sales as regional manager for Lower Austria (2004-2007), before he became head of risk management for private and SME customers as well as private banking incl. derivative transactions (2007-2010).
He held various management positions within UniCredit Group: as Chief Risk Officer of Yapi Kredi Group / Turkey (2010-2016) and as Chief Risk Officer CEE of UniCredit Group (2016-2020).
Since November 2020 he has been Chief Risk Officer of UniCredit Bank Austria AG.